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Homelessness

Liberal

  • Appoint a Federal Housing Advocate within 100 days of a new mandate, to ensure federal government commitments are fulfilled.
  • Invest in Reaching Home: Canada's Homelessness Strategy.

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Conservative

  • Re-implement the Housing First approach.
  • Revise the federal government's substance abuse policy framework to make recovery its overarching goal.
  • Invest $325 million over 3 years for 1,000 residential drug treatment beds & 50 recovery community centres.

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NDP

  • Fully implement the right to housing.
  • Work toward ending homelessness in Canada within a decade.
  • Support the creation of more social housing & other affordable options.
  • Work with provinces & municipalities to fast-track the purchase, lease, & conversion of hotels & motels for emergency housing relief until more permanent solutions are available.
  • Expand income security programs.

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Green

  • Declare housing affordability & homelessness a national emergency.
  • Support existing youth shelters & other infrastructure through federal grants.
  • Invest in creating new youth shelter sin urban & small urban centres.
  • Remove shelter maximum stays for youth.
  • Provide on-site & remote access guidance counselling & therapy for homeless youth.
  • Provide optional relocation services for rural homeless youth.

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